16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Akaslompolo
— 8 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 5 nights

2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
On the 4th (Mon), stop by Taiga Colors, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, wander the streets of Katajanokka, thenstep into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online trip maker.

Awao, Philippines to Helsinki is an approximately 28-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Awao to Helsinki. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Awao in January, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall

8
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
You've now added Yllas Ski Resort to your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Elan Ski Shop & Rental and Levi Ski Resort.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Akaslompolo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in January, with highs in Akaslompolo at °C and lows at °C. On the 13th (Wed), you're off to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Levi, Yllas Ski Resort
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

5
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Escape the urban bustle at Safaris and Syvasenvaara Fell. Head to LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and Marttiini Store Old Factoryfor some retail therapy. Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto) and Museum - Gallery Alariesto (in Sodankyla). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi travel route planning tool.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Akaslompolo in January since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Amethyst Mine Lapland, Museum - Gallery Alariesto
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy

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